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Michael J. Kartsounis graduated with Honors with a B.A. in Economics in 1996 University of Illinois. DePaul College of Law Class of 2000.


After Admittance to the Illinois State Bar, he obtained a position as an Assistant State's Attorney in Will County, Illinois. Served as a Prosecutor within the Criminal Prosecutions Bureau of the Will County State's Attorney's office.  Worked at the law firm of Rusin, Patton, Maciorowski, and Friedman Ltd focusing on Employer Defense.  


Then began as a solo practitioner appearing in Circuit Court throughout the State of Illinois concentrating in Foreclosure Defense, Workers' Compensation, Criminal Defense/Traffic and Civil Litigation. 


Languages spoken: English, Spanish, Polish

Practice areas


  1. Foreclosure: 70%
  2. Real Estate: 15%
  3. Bankruptcy: 15%



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Contact info

MJK Legal Group

22 W Washington Street, Ste 1500
Chicago, IL, 60657-7301

MJK Legal Group - Oak Brook Office

One Lincoln Center
18W140 Butterfield Road 15th Floor
Oak Brook, IL, 60181

MJK Legal Group - Schaumburg Office

1821 Walden Office Square
Schaumburg, IL, 60173

MJK Legal Group - St. Charles Office

100 Illinois Street Suite 200
St. Charles, IL, 60174

MJK Legal Group - Park Ridge Office

50 S. Northwest Highway Suite 300
Park Ridge, IL, 60068



ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law200111/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
DePaul University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
University of IllinoisEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Foreclosure Prevention WorkshopForeclosure Prevention & Loan Modification2012